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Denise Denning | Let's get one thing straight: If Bill C-2 is passed it will only present new barriers to health care for people with addictions.
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Charlene Sayo, Andrew Sayo, Eirene Cloma | First Nations dancer and choreographer Lara Kramer shares how residential schools, addiction, homelessness and her grandmother inspired her latest production, "Native Girl Syndrome."
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Chetan Mehta | Ontario doctors plead with the Federal Government to continue funding for life-saving opiod treatment in Indigenous Communities.
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Denise Denning | The success of harm reduction programs internationally and the high rates of HIV and Hepatitis C in Canadian prisons signals the need for the Canadian government to adopt this program in prisons.
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Redeye Collective | Injection drug users and their allies scored a major victory in Abbotsford, B.C. on January 13 when the city council voted to lift the ban against harm reduction measures such as a needle exchange.
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Meghan Murphy | In this episode, Meghan Murphy speaks with Laura Schmidt, a Professor of Health Policy in the School of Medicine at the University of California, about women and addiction.
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Redeye Collective | Pivot Legal hosted a forum to discuss the benefits of prescribing heroin to profoundly addicted users. The discussion featured Dr. Gabor Maté, Dr. Bruce Alexander, Dave Murray and Scott Bernstein.
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Redeye Collective | A new short film documents the challenges faced by homeless people in Inuvik in the Canadian Arctic.
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Redeye Collective | In 2003, Insite opened its doors to provide harm reduction services to people who inject drugs. In that time, there have been 1.8 million visits and no overdose deaths.
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Redeye Collective | A year after the federal government passed the Safe Streets and Communities Act, Pivot Legal looks at some of the effects of the legislation on marginalized populations.
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Heather Morgan | The culture of collusion around addicts who refuse to even admit they have a problem is a serious concern with anyone in a position of power.
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Irwin Oostindie, Alfonso Osorio | MLA, Shane Simpson, on social housing, mental health and addiction, the DTES and the upcoming B.C. election.